NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — A passenger died while on a flight to Nashville on Monday, Nexstar’s WKRN has confirmed.
The flight arrived at Nashville International Airport at around 3 p.m. from Seattle, Washington.
A viewer shared a video of the body being removed from the Alaska Airlines plane Monday afternoon.
In the video, officials with the medical examiner’s office can be seen carrying a gurney with the body off the plane.
In a statement to WKRN, an Alaska Airlines spokesperson said, in part: “Our hearts are with the family, and out of respect for their privacy, we will not be sharing any more details.”
There is no word on the identity of the deceased. The medical examiner’s office has not yet released the cause of death.